NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Science

Location
Singapore
Posted
11 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
10 Feb 2022
Ref
6375644
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Yale-NUS College is a highly selective liberal arts and science college in Singapore. Co-founded by Yale University and the National University of Singapore, the College is committed to excellence in research and teaching in a full residential programme that integrates living and learning. Its curriculum educates students in Asian and Western intellectual traditions as well as current scientific thought.

We are seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Fellow in South and Southeast Asian Archaeology and History for a three-year term, starting on 1 March 2022.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate is expected to work with Associate Professor Emanuel Mayer and Professor Maria De Iorio, and participate in a research project on computer-assisted numismatics. Tasks would include:

  • Die studies of ancient South and Southeast Asian coinages, with the help of a ground-breaking computational model.
  • Data collection in South Asia and Europe.
  • Historical analysis of the material under study.

Qualifications

A prospective candidate should have a PhD in a related field and an interest in numismatics.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Yale-NUS College
Department : Division of Science